Category Archives: Showbiz News

‘Game of Thrones’ prequel gets pilot order at HBO

By Sandra Gonzalez CNN HBO may have finally landed on a way to give “Game of Thrones” fans their fill of Westeros after the show’s final season. HBO has ordered a pilot for a possible spinoff of the mega hit series, the network confirmed to CNN. The new project, a prequel, comes from British screenwriter…MORE

Another Celebrity has Committed Suicide

A second celebrity has committed suicide this week. Beloved bad boy chef and Parts Unknown host Anthony Bourdain appears to have hung himself at his hotel in France today. His death follows famed handbag designer Kate Spade’s suicide earlier this week, also from hanging. Both celebrities seem to have had it all and social media…MORE

Beware What You Tweet: Roseanne’s Reboot Gets Booted

A twitter rant has cost hundreds of people their jobs. Roseanne Barr, no stranger to controversy, caused ABC to cancel her show and cost some 200 people their jobs due to a nasty twitter rant aimed at former Obama Senior Advisor Valerie Jarret. In one of the tweets, and the most disturbing, Barr wrote, “Muslim…MORE

ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after star’s racist Twitter rant

29 MAY 18 14:21 ET Frank Pallotta and Brian Stelter (CNN Money) — ABC canceled its hit sitcom “Roseanne” on Tuesday after the show’s biggest star, Roseanne Barr, went on a racist Twitter rant. “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show,” ABC Entertainment…MORE